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#RaisingLeilani: 12 Month Update

#RaisingLeilani: 12 Month Update
I am officially the mother of a toddler. How did we get here….so fast, at that?!
12 months went by sooner than expected. I look back and ask myself has it really been one whole year since I brought this precious gift into the world? Now I see why people say cherish each moment, because the days literally fly by!
Leilani, my love, you are a 1 year old…..wow. The emotion is crazy right now!
#RaisingLeilani: 10 Month Update

#RaisingLeilani: 10 Month Update

Leilani, You turned 10 months just a couple of days ago. My oh my how time flies. You’re such a grown little baby! I can’t take it. Teeth are popping in left and right. You have your own lit…
2016 Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, & Cyber Monday Sale Guide

2016 Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, & Cyber Monday Sale Guide

Ladies, get your coins ready!!! I scoured the internet and reached out to some of the hottest brands to bring you a Black Friday/Cyber Monday/Small Business Saturday Sale Guide! I mean, wh…
Life | It's Been A While...

Life | It's Been A While...

It's been six months since I've written a blog post.  Six. Whole. Months.  Crazy, I know, but there's a lot that's happened in this year. There's a lot that's happened …
5 Protective Styles to Try This Summer

5 Protective Styles to Try This Summer

Summer has arrived! Well, not quite yet, but with the 85 degree days we've had here in NYC, you'd think we were in the middle of July! Since warmer weather is now upon us, you may …
Beauty | How to Beat Dry Skin with Dove

Beauty | How to Beat Dry Skin with Dove

Being a mother is one of the most rewarding, yet demanding jobs ever! It can be pretty hard getting in some "me" time between all the feedings, diaper changes, and lets not forget…
Week 30: 68 Days to Go

Week 30: 68 Days to Go

I haven't blogged throughout my entire pregnancy due to my blog hiatus. While I have been journaling my pregnancy week to week (or when I had the energy to remember) in my own time, I …
Our Miscarriage Story: God's Plan Prevails

Our Miscarriage Story: God's Plan Prevails

As I'm nearing the end of my pregnancy, I've had time to reflect on how far God has brought my husband and I and really just meditate on His goodness. I figured I'd get a littl…
7 Tips for the Lazy Natural

7 Tips for the Lazy Natural

Let's face it: taking care of a head full of kinks, coils, and curls can be a lot of work....but it doesn't have to be! One of the main reasons why some women are opposed to going …
Four Natural Hair Mistakes I Made in 2015

Four Natural Hair Mistakes I Made in 2015

Four years ago, I took the plunge and decided to go natural. I was tired of relaxing my hair, only for it to break off severely just a few short months later. While I have several years of…
Life | Conquering Your Fears

Life | Conquering Your Fears

Happy New Year! Can you believe it? 2016 is officially here, and the new year just brings so much hope and promise. I plan to make 2016 a good year in every area, living a life that is fulf…